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Sunday, July 13, 2014

The A-Z Guide of the World Cup Final

The A-Z Guide of the World Cup Final 2014

A- Argentina can win their first World Cup since 1986 with a win tonight

B- Bastian Schweinsteiger- Central midfielder and key player for Germany

C- Class- Lionel Messi is one of many world-class players on show tonight.

D- Diego Maradona single-handedly won the World Cup for Argentina 28 years ago.

E- No European side has ever won a World Cup on South American soil, a good omen for Argentina

F- This is the third time the final will feature Argentina and Germany.

G- Gundogan, one of Germany's many players who failed to make the tournament through injury

H- Gonzalo Higuain, attacking forward, fired Argentina into the semi-finals past Belgium last Saturday

I- Germany have many more injury concerns than Argentina

J- Joachim Low has the chance to finally lead his German side to victory in a major tournament

K- Mirslav Klose is now the top scorer in World Cup history after taking his talley to 16 goals against Brazil

L- The late Di Stefano will no longer be able to watch his side lift or not lift the World Cup

M- Lionel Messi, captain and 4-time Ballon D'Or winner, will he lead Argentina to glory tonight?

N- For Germany, tonight could prove the successful outcome of their new era of players

O- Mesut Ozil, attacking midfielder- will he shine tonight?

P- Philip Lahm, captain and full-back for Germany.

Q- Argentina's defending abilities have been questioned throughout the duration of this tournament

R- Rio De Janeiro- Venue for the 2016 Olympic Games and city for this final

S- Sabella can become the first Argentina manager for 28 years to win a World Cup for Argentina

T- Three, this is the third time these countries have met in the World Cup final

U- Both teams are undefeated in this tournament so far

V- The venue for the final is the Maracana, home to some memorable moments in this World Cup already.

W- West Germany won the World Cup in Italy in 1990, 4 years after Argentina won it.

X- This game will decide the pinacle players for the World Cup star XI

Y- It's 28 years since Argentina last won the competition and 24 years since Germany did the same.

Z- Zabaleta, full-back for Argentina- will he play tonight?